Report: Jose Aldo vs. Rob Font to headling UFC Combat Night time on Dec. 4

Jose Aldo vs. Rob Font is predicted to shake up the Final Preventing Championship’s (UFC) bantamweight division earlier than the yr’s finish in a UFC Combat Night time headliner.

Aldo vs. Font will reportedly headline a UFC Combat Night time card on Dec. 4, in keeping with Combate. Contracts haven’t formally been signed, in keeping with the report, however they’re anticipated to be issued shortly.

Font (No. 4) vs. Aldo (No. 5) will possible put the winner in a first-rate place for a UFC Bantamweight title shot; nevertheless, there may be some congestion within the division now that Petr Yan will problem for an interim title in champion Aljamain Sterling’s absence.

Aldo (29-7) is a former UFC Featherweight champion and regarded among the many division’s best fighters. He enters the Font combat with back-to-back wins over Pedro Munhoz and Marlon Vera, snapping a three-fight dropping streak that features a failed UFC Bantamweight title bid to Yan.

Font (19-4) is on the most effective UFC run of his profession with 4 consecutive wins. He beat former UFC Bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt, title challenger Marlon Moraes, Ricky Simon and (now) Bellator Bantamweight champion Sergio Pettis between Dec. 2018 and Could 2021.

Different notable fights deliberate for the UFC Combat Night time on Dec. 4 embrace Rafael Fiziev vs. Brad Riddell, Jimmy Crute vs. Jamahal Hill, Bryan Barberena vs. Matt Brown, and Brendan Allen vs. Brad Tavares.

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